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Job Title: Director- Division of Corrections
Hiring Organization: Shelby County Government
Salary Range: $125,000 Annually
Closing Date: 07/31/2014
Job Location: Tennessee
Description: Shelby County Government in Memphis, TN, is seeking qualified candidates with current correctional management experience for the position of Director – Division of Corrections for the Shelby County Correctional Center, a facility with an average daily inmate population of 2600.

This position directs and oversees the entire operation of the County corrections facility with a broad array of rehabilitative programs, including a community reentry initiative as well as an additional limited security facility for misdemeanor offenders. The position reports to the County Chief Administrative Officer and works at the discretion of the County Mayor.

The position requires a minimum Bachelor’s degree in criminal justice or related field with 10 years of progressively responsible correctional supervisory and administrative experience. Proven skills in operating a modern jail/prison system and the ability to complete large-scale initiatives are required.

This is an outstanding opportunity for an experienced professional to advance his or her correctional career.

The selected candidate would start September 1, 2014.The salary for this position is $125,000 annually, with a full benefits package including health and life insurance plus retirement plan. Employees of Shelby County Government are required to maintain permanent residency within the County by ordinance.

For more detailed information regarding our correctional center please visit http://www.shelbycountytn.gov/index.aspx?nid=26. Shelby County Government is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. Shelby County Government participates in E-Verify.
Special Instructions: Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume: to Shelby County Government, ATTN: Harvey Kennedy, Chief Administrative Officer, 160 N. Main, 11th Floor, Memphis, TN 38103.
Additional Online Information: http://www.shelbycountytn.gov/index.aspx?nid=26
Contact Information: Harvey
Kennedy
160 N. Main, 11th Floor
Memphis, Tennessee United States
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